Internationally recognised leader of innovation and technology. Advisor, consultant, board member, author, speaker, global.

Serving business, government and society:- Innovation eco-systems, Artificial Intelligence and AI Ethics, Smart Cities, IoT, Economic/Digital Transformation

Liberating the digital world for a New Tomorrow

Welcome Note

Thank you visiting my website.
I have dedicated my life and career to liberate innovation and the digital world, comprising of its many computing and telecommunications aspects, to become a powerful ally and advance innovation to benefit markets, society and our environment. I have led global transformations such as IoT, Smart Cities and my next focus naturally moves to Data and Artificial Intelligence. Innovation eco-systems are another passion of mine advising, guiding and working diligently to assist nations, regions and businesses to advance into their future.
My work has resulted in global and regional impact and I am widely respected across the world as a maven to enable digital and economic transformation. I am known to “walk the walk” and not just “talk the talk”. Please read my biography below for more information.
After many years of planning, I have just published a book titled “Inventing World 3.0Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence”. This is the playbook to guide government, business and innovators to practically advance their partnership with artificial intelligence and for it become a powerful ally – advancing humanity into a meaningful future. The new Golden Age for humankind . You can purchase the book on many platforms in e-book and paperback formats – see button above. You can find out more about the book on this blog.
Based on the book, I have announced AIEthics.World – advanced leadership in Artificial Intelligence to democratise innovation and deployment of Artificial Intelligence at scale using breakthrough Data Ethics and AI Ethics certification models, pragmatic strategies and comprehensive guidelines. It comprises of an innovation academy and consulting services for the private and public sectors in AI, Data Ethics and AI Ethics – see AIEthics.World for more details.
Governments, organisations and business can hire me as an advisor, board member, consultant or speaker. Please reach out to me at
I look forward to us creating value together,
Matthew James Bailey

Announcing New Book on Artificial Intelligence

I am delighted to announce the first book on Artifical Intelligence. “INVENTING WORLD 3.0 – Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence ™”.
You can purchase the book in many formats – ebook and paperback. See AIEthics.World for more details.
Inventing World 3.0 describes a new story for humanity. It reveals how we can build the New Golden Age for Humankind . Success requires us to defines a new field in artificial intelligence and its ethics, termed – Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence ™. In this world reality, humans and artificial intelligence become powerful allies and evolutionary partners. This practical and comprehensive guide lays an ethical and global foundation for the digital world to advance humankind’s future. As such, Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence ™ is a recommended guide for every nation and organisation to advance into their future – a New Tomorrow – World 3.0 – The Golden Age for Humankind
You can read the synposis here in less thean three minutes – click to read. Enjoy a short video of the book – click to watch. We are getting great reviews from early readers – click to read.
WATCH an exclusive interview on the launch of the book and the future of AI and Humanity – Valerie Sokolosky Show – Doing it Right!

Recent news about Matthew’s work

“Success of Artificial Intelligence requires a new approach. One that harmonises the partnership between the destiny of humanity and artificial intelligence”
Matthew James Bailey
UPDATE: For the majority of 2020 I have been busy finishing the book – Inventing World 3.0 as well as advising government and business on innovation and Covid-19 strategies. I am passionate about public speaking and as such, I am being regularly featured on podcasts, videos and speaking at international events. You can find out more at my new website at AIEthics.World or click on the “Podcast and Media” button at the top of the page.
INTERNATIONAL News: Matthew advises the US government and G7 representatives on an Artificial Intelligence Strategy for the United States of America; ** Matthew advises the USA DHS to stimulate national innovation and transition the United State of America beyond COVID-19; **Matthew agrees to become the Global Ambassador for an Artificial Intelligence Innovation District being developed as part of a USD 2 Billion community-owned sustainable city. (The Innovation District will serve the East and Central African region of 400 million people with the next generation of Artificial Intelligence and Data Services for Smart Healthcare – Smart Cities – Smart Agriculture) ** Matthew joins the board of a European start-up in Artificial Intelligence. ** Matthew featured on an international news site predicting trends in Smart Cities and their impact by 2025. ** Matthew provides consulting and strategic advice for investors and businesses on their innovation and market strategy – AI and Smart Cities. Range of services for Smart City Consulting. “.
KEYNOTE News: Mathew is currently being featured as a speaker at a series of international events discussing the future of Artificial Intelligence and AI Ethics – find out more AI Ethics.World **Matthew scheduled to speak at CES 2021 alongside the US DHS S&T – Cancelled due to US administration change. ** Matthew scheduled to speak to a U.S. coalition of fiber network and data center providers on Artificial Intelligence, Digital Twin and Smart Cities Q2 2021. **Matthew speaks on Artificial Intelligence and the United Nations Sustainability Developments Goals as part of UN Climate Action Week 2019; ** Matthew speaks on Smart Cities and Innovation at the Energy Africa Conference; ** Matthew scheduled to speak at SXSW with the Under Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security on Smart Communities and Artificial Intelligence – Cancelled due to Covid-19.


US Leadership in Artificial Intelligence

Matthew has partnered with The Global City Teams Challenge to provide US leadership in Artificial Intelligence and Supercomputing Modeling for Smart Cities and Smart Regions
Announced July 2019 in Washington DC – find out more
Its capability and purpose are to fast track digital, social, environmental and economic transformation of cities and regions within the United States and abroad. Investors and collaborators, please contact me.
Watch a short video – Should Human Existance be extended by an Artificial Intelligence Enabled World?

Matthew James Bailey is a seasoned executive and an internationally recognised global leader and influencer.

Matthew is widely respected across the world on how to invent the future. He has a unique track record of assisting organisations to catalyse their future and delights to collaborate with an entrepreneurial mindset.

Matthew can be hired as a board member; consultant or advisor; to develop, lead and scale an organisational initiative; or be featured as a keynote speaker.

Launching the first Global IoT LPWAN Open Standard using TV Whitespace — which resulted in new global IoT wireless standards – NB-IoT and CAT-M

Talking about innovation and the future of society with Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc.

Global City Teams Challenge. With Under Secretary for Homeland Security S&T – Andre Heinz, Smart City Mayor – Eugene Grant, National Leader – Rhonda Bhinda. Announced US leadership in Artificial Intelligence for Smart Cities and Smart Regions.

PDF Download — Discover Matthew’s Global Impact (2019)

Matthew James Bailey is an internationally recognised authority in the Internet of Things, Innovation, Smart Cities and Artificial Intelligence. His extraordinary leadership is widely acknowledged throughout governments and the private sector. He is a sought-after advisor and keynote speaker. Bailey has been privileged to meet famous global leaders such as Steve Wozniak, innovation and technology; Sir David Attenborough, the environment; Professor Stephen Hawking, theoretical physicist and cosmologist; in addition to prime ministers, ministers, under secretaries of G7 Countries, and many more.

MatthewBailey has been classified by the US government as “A Person of Extraordinary Ability” (self-sponsored) for his global and influential work in the Internet of Things (IoT) and innovation. This prestigious recognition is allocated to those who have attained an exceptional level of achievement in their field of expertise. He has been a World Technology Network award nominee. Previous winners have included such visionaries as Elon Musk, Sir Tim Berners Lee (inventor of the World Wide Web), and former US Vice President Al Gore.

Bailey operates at the intersection of innovation and leading edge technologies to enable positive economic, social, and environmental change. His vision for society, guiding innovation, and technologies that advance humanity into its future (what he terms World 3.0) has inspired governments, business and citizens. He has participated in discussions with the United States’ government, as well as the United Kingdom on national strategies for innovation, the Internet of Things, Smart Cities and Artificial Intelligence.

Bailey’s commitment to working for the advancement of global society has influenced organisations and territories in their partnership with the digital world. He has worked with Fortune 500 companies in computing and telecoms. He has advised national and regional governments, worked with economic development agencies, and contributed in the success of global wireless and edge computing standards bodies. International and national investors have sought his advice as have entrepreneurs and startups in a number of countries. With a passion for education, he has guided international educational organisations and been a guest lecturer at Cambridge University.

With an ambition to advance regional transformation, Bailey was commissioned by the Premier of Alberta to assist in the progression of the Province of Alberta, Canada, as a board member of the Alberta Research and Innovation Authority. He catalysed transformation of the state of Colorado as a co-founder of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, the first state-wide alliance in the United States, and a Smart City Innovation Centre to serve state-wide transformation. In 2016, he wrote a Whitepaper outlining innovation and technology cluster principles. This paper, titled “How to Build Smart Cities Mindfully”, has set the standard for Smart Cities around the world.

Originally from England, Matthew James Bailey currently lives in the United States where he enjoys writing and consulting globally with clients in the public and private sectors. He is co-chair of a national Artificial Intelligence-Smart City-Super Computing Cluster that is part of the Global City Teams Challenge. He is the Global Ambassador for an Artificial Intelligence Innovation District for a Medical Technology City in Mwale, Kenya. He also serves on the board of an Artificial Intelligence startup, Smarter.AI. Bailey is known as an energetic and inspiring communicator. He is regularly featured as a keynote speaker around the world at both public and private events. He has shared his ideas in radio interviews, through the press, in podcasts and on online media.

Cambridge, UK 2013 — International event discussing enablement of societal impact in the world. This gave birth to the “Impact Phenomenon” eco-system framework that has been used to develop technology clusters.

Denver, CO 2018 — Talking about Innovation and Smart Cities with City and County of Denver stakeholders.

Cambridge, UK 2017 — Launching the whitepaper “How to Build Smart Cities Mindfully” with Cambridge business leaders. Whitepaper has influenced over one third of world innovating Smart Cities

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